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CSPAN
Jan 27, 2013 6:00am EST
get the same thing every day and i'm perfectly happy with that. i pack it in a little brown bag lunch. i eat it in the car or at the capitol or anywhere else. when i ran for governor, i said we need a little bit of brown bag common sense in our government. as it first, my grandmother raised my mother in a farmhouse where my mother did not have indoor plumbing don't think they bought on credit was a mortgage on their farm. -- berman mother did not have indoor plumbing. they bought it on credit. in government, we should not spend money that we do not have. it is not about that ceilings a deficit or anything else, but the simple concept that your parents taught you that you do not spend money you do not have. when you talk to people about it, they do it all the time when they balance the check books. somehow it is a foreign concept in government. we talk about limited government. we talk about frugality in government. we should articulate whether this is relevant to where people are here in -- or people are. you can talk to most people across the country. most people would tell you
CSPAN
Jan 27, 2013 2:00pm EST
brown men in urban communities were not reading of the third grade proficiency, the numbers are up as high as 75 to -- say 5% to 85% of young black and brown boys who are not reading at a third grade proficiency. once they're behind, they never catch up. early third grade reading is critical. the second is the issue of school suspension and chronic absences in school. chronic absences in school, particularly in the early grades and repeated schools of sentience -- schools suspensions is a red flag. there is a tremendous amount of predictive data that, once kids begin a pattern and a rhythm of missing lots of school, and getting suspended from school, they never catch up and the drop out. thirdly, the young people in the juvenile justice system, we have to find a way to turn the system -- making sure that these are not thugs in training, but people who have gone off the right path need to get the right kind of services, including mental health services to get them into the right after 70% of the young people in the juvenile justice system have a mental health diagnosis. >> we talk a
CSPAN
Jan 21, 2013 12:00pm EST
in your image, whether brown, black, or white, male or female, first-generation immigrant american or daughter of the american revolution, gay or straight, rich or poor. we pray for your blessing. without it we will only see scarcity in the midst of abundance. with your blessing we will recognize the abundance of the gifts of this good land with which you have and out of this nation. we pray for your blessing. bless all of us. privilege to be a resident of this nation with a. of gratitude in humility that we may be a blessing. we pray that you will shower with your life giving. that will be leaders of this land, especially barack our president and joe our vice- president. fill them with righteousness that they may serve this nation ably and be glad to do your will. endow their hearts with wisdom and forbearance so that peace may prevail with righteousness, and justice with order, some men and women can find the fulfillment of our humanity. we pray that the president and all and political authority will remember the words of the profit micah "what does the lord require of thee but t
CSPAN
Jan 21, 2013 8:00pm EST
see only what the eye can see. we will see that we're created in your image, whether brown, black, or white, male or female, first-generation immigrant american or daughter of the american revolution, gay or straight, rich or poor. we pray for your blessing. without it we will only see scarcity in the midst of abundance. with your blessing we will recognize the abundance of the gifts of this good land with which you have and out of this nation. we pray for your blessing. bless all of us. privilege to be a resident of this nation with a. of gratitude in humility that we may be a blessing. we pray that you will shower with your life giving spirit, that will be leaders of this land, especially barack our president and joe our vice-president. fill them with righteousness that they may serve this nation ably and be glad to do your will. endow their hearts with wisdom and forbearance so that peace may prevail with righteousness, and justice with order, some men and women can find the fulfillment of our humanity. we pray that the president and all and political authority will remember the wo
CSPAN
Jan 24, 2013 5:00pm EST
video library at c-span.org. jerry brown delivered his address today. this is 25 minutes. >> thank you. [applause] thank you. they do fellow constitutional officers. and all my friends gathered here this morning. the message this year is clear. california, we have brought in just two years a solid budget. by god, we will preserve and keep it that the -- that way for years to come. [applause] my longest speech. we will not get out of here if we do not keep moving. against those who take pleasures, california did the impossible. you did it. you cast difficult votes. you reform and reduced the state's long-term liabilities. then, the citizens of california, using their inherent political power, under the constitution, finished the task. 55-44% terahertz members of the legislature, i salute you for your courage for wholeheartedly throwing herself into the cause. i salute the unions, the members, and leaders, and you show order night -- ordinary people can do. i salute the leaders in california business and the individual citizens who proudly stood with us. i salute the whole school communi
CSPAN
Jan 26, 2013 7:00am EST
so much to go to college? guest: i was the president of brown university. i know that private colleges have a different set of economics to deal with. a think we ask a question this way. is there a real issue of escalating costs and higher education? i believe there is. i have seen that everywhere i go. the difference between a high school degree and a college degree over a lifetime of earnings is well over a million dollars. we have to think about it from the investment side. with the community colleges, which of the front door to the american dream, their cost structures of very low. -- are very low. what we're trying to focus on in our report is, how do we maintain quality and contain costs. that is also for our colleagues in the private sector. many of them are working very hard on that. in this economic tsunami we have been going through, we have been in a massive fund-raising campaign. 2008 we stopped it. we stopped and the diamonds and we're going to focus on what we call students -- it and we said we're going to focus on what we call students, students now. those are t
CSPAN
Jan 24, 2013 8:00pm EST
lot of interest. we have dark brown line of communications, which is the military's complicated word for roads, that go to afghanistan. and that route is critical to the supply of our troops. >> they were conditions, not cuts. >> on top of that, we had intelligence cooperation. our folks rebuild -- were able to cooperate on a run in pakistan. that is one of the ways we were able to get some of the lady in -- osama bin laden. was there permissiveness and allowing our people to be there that help us be able to tie the knot that focused on that to some degree. not exclusively, obviously, but to some degree. in addition, they have lost some 6000 people just in the last year in their efforts to go after terrorists. they have lost about 30,000 people over the course of the last several years because they have been willing to engage the insurgencies. there are things that the pakistanis have done. as complicated as the relationship has been. i intend to raise the issue of doctor rafridi with of them, i can promise you that. but i do not think it is wise to just cut our assistance. we need t
CSPAN
Jan 26, 2013 10:00am EST
governor. and then i said we need a list of the of brown-bag common sense in our government. -- we need a little bit of brown-bag common sense in our government. my grandmother and grandfather raised my mother in a farmhouse. they did not have indoor plumbing until my mother went off to a high school. she bought her car with cash, she did not have credit cards. she came out of the great depression and adamant about the fact that he did not spend money you do not have. to me that is one of my brown bag troops. we should not spend money we do not have. it is about the simple concept that you do not spend money you do not have. when you talk to people about it, people do it all the time in their household. small business owners do it to meet payroll. somehow it is some foreign concept in government. we talk about limited government. it is something that ultimately leads to more prosperity and freedom for our people and we should articulate that in a way that is relevant to where people are. i do not think you need to be talking to a conservative, i think most people across this countr
CSPAN
Jan 27, 2013 7:00am EST
in california. a headline on friday -- we will listen to jerry brown giving his state of the state of dress last week. -- address last week. [video clip] >> half a million students enrolled in community colleges in 2008. transition from one segment to another is difficult. the community colleges are all working on this. the key here is thoughtful change working with the faculty and college students. but tuition increases are not the answer. i am not one to let your students in california to become -- [indiscernible] [applause] california was the first in the nation to pass president obama's historical affordable care act. it will provide insurance to nearly 1 million californians. over the rest of the decade, california will steadily reduce the number of insured. today i am going to hold a special session to deal with these issues. the broader expansion of medicare is incredibly complex and will take more time. we are taking relationships with the county's -- it will not be achieved overnight. great prudence should guide every step of the way. california lost 1.3 million jobs in th
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2013 9:00am EST
since the brown decision. we may lose our moment. he resolved to go into birmingham. go for broke. if we can do something there, we can do something anywhere. he didn't even tell his own father or his board that he was going to do wiit. he started preparing with his most trusted people, the very ones that j. edgar hoover was trying to get him to get rid of. dr. king committed himself to birmingham. it was segregated by race and stratified by gender and condition of life and in every other way you might want to think. there were few female students at the university of north carolina. they had to be nursing students. there were none at yale and westceton let alone las point. in that same month 50 years ago, george wallace took office in alabama with an address pledging segregation today, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever, looking at a world that was segregated by race down into the state constitution's ban had defined partisan politics in the united states such that the democratic party was the party of segregation throughout the seven states. not one single member -- no republ
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2013 10:30pm EST
into ole miss. almost nine years since the brown decision. we may lose our moment. he resolved to go into birmingham. go for broke. if we can do something there, we can do something anywhere. he didn't even tell his own father or his board that he was going to do it. he started preparing with his most trusted people, the very ones that j. edgar hoover was trying to get him to get rid of. dr. king committed himself to birmingham. it was segregated by race and stratified by gender and condition of life and in every other way you might want to think. there were few female students at the university of north carolina. they had to be nursing students. there were none at yale and princeton let alone west point. in that same month 50 years ago, george wallace took office in alabama with an address pledging segregation today, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever, looking at a world that was segregated by race down into the state constitution's ban had defined partisan politics in the united states such that the democratic party was the party of segregation throughout the seven states.--
CSPAN
Jan 28, 2013 8:00pm EST
] [laughter] >> janet brown called me. i said, i'll take a vacation and go do the debates. it was so different. i was not covering the campaign. i was running around the world. i basically crammed into nothing but study -- and did nothing but study, like studying for the sats, and then taking them in front of millions of people. when i first got the call, i was so out of the loop, with how they do it that i remember janet saying to me, so how many are there? we would like for you to do the rest of the debate. the fourth vice presidential debate. that is how much that i knew and i told my family, when she called it, it was right after, you have either won the lottery or you have been told you have a terminal illness. >> you did the one vice presidential debate? >> there was only one. >> the gop as you to refer to congressman paul riot as mr. ryan, but you did not. >> the day before, one of the people at abc got a phone call, from one of his people and said it -- there is disagreement with the commission and we get to be called whatever we want to be called. i am not paying any attenti
CSPAN
Jan 29, 2013 1:00pm EST
interviews in your career. was this any different? >> not at all. [applause] [laughter] >> janet brown called me. i said, i'll take a vacation and go do the debates. it was so different. i was not covering the campaign. i was running around the world. i basically crammed into nothing but study -- and did nothing but study, like studying for the sats, and then taking them in front of millions of people. [laughter] when i first got the call, i was so out of the loop, with how they do it that i remember janet saying to me, so how many are there? we would like for you to do the rest of the debate. the fourth vice presidential debate. that is how much that i knew and i told my family, when she called it, it was right after, you have either won the lottery or you have been told you have a terminal illness. because you don't hear anything after she says, "we would like you to moderate this debate." >> you did the one vice presidential debate? >> there was only one. it turned out>> the gop as you to refer to -- asked you to refer to congressman paul riot as mr. ryan, but you did not. you calle
CSPAN
Jan 22, 2013 6:00am EST
blessing -- your blessing, we will see we are created in your image whether brown, black, or white, male or female, first generation immigrants american or daughter of the american revolution, gay or straight, rich or poor. pray for your blessing because without it, we will only see scarcity in the midst of abundance but with your blessing, we will recognize the abundance of the gifts of this good land with which you have endowed this nation. we pray for your blessing, bless all of us, privileged to be citizens and residents of this nation with a spirit of gratitude and humility that we may become a blessing among the nations of this world. we pray that you will shower with your life giving spirit the elected leaders of this land especially barack , our president, and joe our vice president. tell them what the love -- with the light and graciousness that they would be glad to do your will. endow their cars with wisdom and forbearance so that peace may prevail with righteousness, just as with order, so that men and women throughout this nation can find with one another the fulfillme
CSPAN
Jan 28, 2013 12:00pm EST
defeated scott brown and become it is first woman to represent massachusetts in the senate. in the house joseph kennedy represents the fourth district. he is the grandson of us senator robert f. kennedy. >> if we can weigh flt needs of others, we align ourselves with those forces which are bringing about this suffering. >> the white house is a pulpit and you ought to take advantage of it. >> obesity in this country is nothing short of a public health crisis. >> i think i just had little antennas up that told me when somebody had their own agenda. >> so much influence in that office, it would be ashame to waste it. >> i think they serve as a window to the past on what was going on with american women. >> she is the only one in the world he can trust. >> many of the women who were first ladies, they were writers, they wrote books. >> they are in many cases more interesting as human beings than their husband if only because they are not first and foremost defined and subsequently limited by political ambition. >> dolly was socially adepartment and politically savvy. >> dolly madison l
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